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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Divided or separated.

Usage examples (37)
  • Noun : A partition of the set (
  • Verb (used with object) : to partition off a dormitory into cubicles
  • In technical terms, the area was partitioned from the surrounding internet.
  • Poland re-emerged as an independent country after World War I, but it found itself once again partitioned by Germany and Russia in 1939. for more
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